Monday, December 17, 2007

Christmas Wreath

I was feeling very creative on the weekend and finally got around to making a tinsel and bauble wreath. It was super easy and harly took any time at all.

I wrapped a strand of pink and silver tinsel around a cane wreath. It only needed one strand. I stuck down the ends with hot glue.

I then attached glass and plastic baubles directly onto the cane using a hot glue gun. Easy peasy!

Some new baubles I bought at the Galleria today. I saw these earlier in the season but they were quite expensive. Only $4 each at a gift shop in the Galleria!
My Christmas shopping is pretty much done except for some little bits and pieces. The shops are going mad now and I wish I could stay away. Unfortunately I have to work in them!


  1. beautiful wreath Peta, well done!
    LOVE those bling ornaments too, perfect!!
    Alicia ~ time worn style

  2. Thanks Peta, as much as I dislike the sales crowds, I will hit them to find a tree! Though I'll probably come out with much more!! Im so glad I dont work in amongst all that, I sympathize with you, I know how hard you must work! Hopefully you will find some good bargains too!
    Love the wreath, lots of bling!

  3. Love your hand made wreath!

  4. Great job on the wreath Peta. So much fun when it's not too labour intensive and comes out looking so good.

  5. Peta such a clever creation :) what a wonderful buy from Galleria..I haven't been there in ages..should go someday!

  6. Very pretty Peta! I like it very much.


  7. Hi Peta,

    Your wreath turned out lovely! Good on you.

    Those new decs are too cute as well.

    Siobhan xo

  8. Those ornaments are too cute!

  9. Clever Cookie Peta, love the wreath, very elegant! The crowds are massive aren't they, going to the post office is a nightmare, I usually take my lunch with me and stand eating it waiting in the line.

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  12. Stunning, it looks lovely!

  13. What a lovely colourful wreath!
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